WHAT IS licorice extract?
Licorice is a small herb which has been shown to have a variety of effects on the body. Today, we are going to talk about the skin benefits of the Glycyrrhiza spp. Topical licorice extract are currently used in skin care for their benefits in skin lightening, sensitive skin and to help combat inflammation.
HOW does licorice extract WORK?
A lot of the skin care benefits of the licorice extract is mostly due to the flavonoid consistency. However, it also consists of saponins and polysaccharides among many other phytochemical constituents.
“WHY” IS licorice extract IMPORTANT FOR YOU?
Topical licorice extract has been studied and shown to improve certain skin conditions such as hyperpigmentation, eczema, and rosacea, as well as improve skin moisturization and prevent wrinkles and can be found in some skin care products that address those concerns.